pocket edition
noun Date: 1715 1. pocketbook 1 2. a miniature form of something

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pocket edition — noun pocket sized paperback book • Syn: ↑pocketbook, ↑pocket book • Hypernyms: ↑paperback book, ↑paper back book, ↑paperback, ↑softback book, ↑softback, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pocket edition — edition small enough to fit in a pocket …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pocket edition — 1. pocketbook (def. 3). 2. Informal. a small or smaller form of something; miniature version. [1705 15] * * * …   Universalium

  • pocket edition — pock′et edi tion n. 1) cvb pocketbook 3) 2) cvb inf a small or smaller than usual form of something; miniature version • Etymology: 1705–15 …   From formal English to slang

  • Sony Reader Pocket Edition — est un livre électronique conçu par la société Sony et annoncé en août 2009[1]. Cet appareil de lecture utilise la technologie des écrans équipés du papier électronique. Cette technologie rend possible une lecture similaire à celle sur support… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pocket — Pock et (p[o^]k [e^]t), n. [OE. poket, Prov. F. & OF. poquette, F. pochette, dim. fr. poque, pouque, F. poche; probably of Teutonic origin. See {Poke} a pocket, and cf. {Poach} to cook eggs, to plunder, and {Pouch}.] 1. A bag or pouch;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pocket borough — Pocket Pock et (p[o^]k [e^]t), n. [OE. poket, Prov. F. & OF. poquette, F. pochette, dim. fr. poque, pouque, F. poche; probably of Teutonic origin. See {Poke} a pocket, and cf. {Poach} to cook eggs, to plunder, and {Pouch}.] 1. A bag or pouch;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pocket gopher — Pocket Pock et (p[o^]k [e^]t), n. [OE. poket, Prov. F. & OF. poquette, F. pochette, dim. fr. poque, pouque, F. poche; probably of Teutonic origin. See {Poke} a pocket, and cf. {Poach} to cook eggs, to plunder, and {Pouch}.] 1. A bag or pouch;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pocket mouse — Pocket Pock et (p[o^]k [e^]t), n. [OE. poket, Prov. F. & OF. poquette, F. pochette, dim. fr. poque, pouque, F. poche; probably of Teutonic origin. See {Poke} a pocket, and cf. {Poach} to cook eggs, to plunder, and {Pouch}.] 1. A bag or pouch;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pocket piece — Pocket Pock et (p[o^]k [e^]t), n. [OE. poket, Prov. F. & OF. poquette, F. pochette, dim. fr. poque, pouque, F. poche; probably of Teutonic origin. See {Poke} a pocket, and cf. {Poach} to cook eggs, to plunder, and {Pouch}.] 1. A bag or pouch;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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